Appellate Practice

With an admirable track record of success in appellate cases, Schuyler, Roche & Crisham’s Appellate Practice is uniquely qualified to craft and execute successful appeals for our clients.

Schuyler, Roche & Crisham attorneys have successfully argued and briefed appellate cases on behalf of clients in state and federal courts of review. Our deep appellate expertise allows us to tell our clients’ stories through facts, a deep understanding of the law, and an appreciation of the issues involved with each case. Many of our Appellate Practice group attorneys previously served as judicial clerks for justices, and bring that experience to bear on appellate matters for our clients.

Schuyler, Roche & Crisham’s Appellate Practice team:

  • Serves as advocates on behalf of clients in U.S. Courts of Appeal, the Illinois Appellate Court and the Illinois Supreme Court
  • Provides representation in cases after a client has suffered an undesirable result in trial court.
  • Routinely appears as amicus curiae (friend of the court) on behalf of several professional organizations.

The appeal process is often the best and last chance clients have to receive a favorable outcome in their case. We recognize the importance of crafting and executing a persuasive appeal, which is why no other firm places a greater emphasis on appellate excellence than Schuyler, Roche & Crisham.

This commitment has earned our firm and appellate attorneys outstanding reputations, including many of our senior attorneys and partners who are active members and leaders within the Appellate Lawyers Association. Our firm’s members have impressive resumes of cases successfully briefed and argued in state and federal courts of review.

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